The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 86 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 9 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.44% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.47% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Average daily rate £338 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-56.60% +51.42%
Technical Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1397 1059 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.71% 93.72% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 757 567
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Leeds region.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Leeds region.

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (27.27%) MS Office
3 6 (27.27%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) MOS
3 6 (27.27%) MCDST
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (13.64%) High Availability
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (13.64%) JBoss
6 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) JMeter
7 2 (9.09%) Banking
7 2 (9.09%) Network Design
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JMeter
1 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Blog
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCDST
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (27.27%) MOS
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) hybris